Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Nordic') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: James Kirkland
Year Of Registration: 1934
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 1934
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Bloom Season: Mid

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Rose Madder X unknown
Child plants: one child plant

Discussion Threads about this plant
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It's that time of year... by Polymerous Jul 3, 2019 3:12 PM 1
Choose 10 by DaisyDo Sep 10, 2019 10:42 AM 81
White Flower Border by evelyninthegarden May 28, 2019 9:37 PM 39
What white Irises do you have in your garden? by evelyninthegarden Mar 13, 2019 10:52 PM 54
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Nov 13, 2019 8:18 AM 2,467
Monty's Blue Ridge Gardens by UndyingLight Nov 11, 2019 6:18 PM 707
Any interest in TLC / Beginner Boxes? by Polymerous Aug 7, 2018 3:08 PM 12
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Lessons we have learned from the iris garden this season (2017) by Polymerous May 10, 2017 4:36 AM 19
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Oct 13, 2019 9:19 PM 2,132
My Enchanted Garden by Dachsylady86 Jan 30, 2018 5:14 PM 959
I got a box!!! - 2017 by Dachsylady86 Apr 27, 2018 2:59 AM 1,414
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Let's make a fantasy cross............ by Paul2032 Apr 9, 2016 1:36 AM 128
Honoring the ones we have! by Lestv Feb 1, 2016 4:06 PM 2,056
Kent's enabling photos! by Lestv Oct 24, 2016 6:55 PM 341
What did you do in the Iris garden today? by Paul2032 Nov 13, 2019 12:49 AM 17,360
Show Us Your Blooms - Spring 2015 - Part 1 by Moiris Nov 23, 2015 9:29 AM 2,013
Show us your Colors................... by Muddymitts Feb 14, 2015 8:21 AM 1,821

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